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This Abandoned Railway Station Is Now Home To A Junk Shop

This Abandoned Railway Station Is Now Home To A Junk Shop

Need a new chair? We know just the place
A Lament For Catford

A Lament For Catford

Bloody gentrification on the way.
Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

Man Who Lives In Lewisham Says He Definitely Lives In Blackheath

"A man from Lewisham yesterday insisted he lives in Blackheath, despite the fact he categorically lives in Lewisham"
Did You Know All These Fun Lewisham Facts?

Did You Know All These Fun Lewisham Facts?

Including the first use of police riot shields.
So your favourite street food market has closed, but you can still get hold of those dishes

So your favourite street food market has closed, but you can still get hold of those dishes

Satisfy those cravings.
Love Butterflies? Get Down To London's New Butterfly House

Love Butterflies? Get Down To London's New Butterfly House

A permanent addition.
Did you know the first parachute death happened in SE London?

Did you know the first parachute death happened in SE London?

61-year-old falls to earth.
Top Independent Shops In... Crystal Palace

Top Independent Shops In... Crystal Palace

Shops worth leaving Zone 1 for.
The South London Wall That Transports You To 1984

The South London Wall That Transports You To 1984

Excellent palimpsest action.
The Story Of London's Smallest Library

The Story Of London's Smallest Library

Bring a book, borrow a book
7 Alternative Family Days Out In London

7 Alternative Family Days Out In London

Do something different.
Where To See Paintings By Rubens In London

Where To See Paintings By Rubens In London

A spectacular ceiling, battle scenes and mythological paintings.
Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Lewisham

Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Lewisham

The UK's only indoor Swedish Felt mini golf course...and other secrets of the south-east borough.
Consultation Opens For Bakerloo Line Extension

Consultation Opens For Bakerloo Line Extension

Hold onto your hats, South East London.
Behind The Scenes At London Bus Garages

Behind The Scenes At London Bus Garages

Transport geekery in its purest form.
Inner London's Last Public Golf Course To Close

Inner London's Last Public Golf Course To Close

Lewisham Council wants to remodel Beckenham Place Park.
House Prices In Newham, Lewisham, Enfield Rising By More Than 16% A Year

House Prices In Newham, Lewisham, Enfield Rising By More Than 16% A Year

The housing crisis ripple effect.
The Brown Line Cometh: What's The Preferred Bakerloo Line Extension Option?

The Brown Line Cometh: What's The Preferred Bakerloo Line Extension Option?

Plans to bring the tube to south east London.
London Food And Drink News: 24 April 2014

London Food And Drink News: 24 April 2014

Night markets, roof terraces and burgers.
Final Section Of Overground Network Opens In South London

Final Section Of Overground Network Opens In South London

Surrey Quays to Clapham Junction, now in ginger.
Prefab Museum Coming To Catford

Prefab Museum Coming To Catford

Pop-up exhibition looks at housing history.
Mayoral Elections On 22 May: Find Out More

Mayoral Elections On 22 May: Find Out More

Elect your Mayor if you live in Hackney, Lewisham, Newham or Tower Hamlets.
Lewisham Model Market Returns For A Third Summer Of Street Food

Lewisham Model Market Returns For A Third Summer Of Street Food

Including five, count 'em, five bars.
Bakerloo Line Extension... To Streatham?

Bakerloo Line Extension... To Streatham?

Ditch Digital With The London Analogue Festival

Ditch Digital With The London Analogue Festival

Free festival in Deptford.
Man Dies After Being Hit By Train At Hither Green

Man Dies After Being Hit By Train At Hither Green

Passengers add to delays by walking on tracks.
May's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

May's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Guns, taxidermy, a birthday and a molten drum kit.
Surreal Places To Live In Photographs By Barbara Nati

Surreal Places To Live In Photographs By Barbara Nati

Skyscrapers on a ship and creepy treehouses.
Has Anyone Immortalised Your 'Hood In Song?

Has Anyone Immortalised Your 'Hood In Song?

People get tuneful about their locale.
Approved: New Towers For Deptford And City Road

Approved: New Towers For Deptford And City Road

Mayor gives green light to more high rises.
Lewisham Council Builds Pop Up Homes

Lewisham Council Builds Pop Up Homes

Temporary housing can be moved elsewhere when needed.
Lewisham A&E Recommended For Closure

Lewisham A&E Recommended For Closure

Recommendations for how to save South London Health Trust are out.
Plans To Turn Catford Bridge Tavern Into A Supermarket

Plans To Turn Catford Bridge Tavern Into A Supermarket

The latest pub to fall victim to developers.
Exhibition Review: The Body Adorned @ Horniman Museum

Exhibition Review: The Body Adorned @ Horniman Museum

Tribal culture is still present on London's streets.
Let's Build Pop-Up Housing

Let's Build Pop-Up Housing

A way to get genuinely low cost homes built, and quickly.
#ModelMarket Launches In Lewisham

#ModelMarket Launches In Lewisham

#Evening #Street #Food #Market
Two Smoking Trains This Week

Two Smoking Trains This Week

Of course, people filmed it.
Take A Tour Of Catford's Prefab Estate

Take A Tour Of Catford's Prefab Estate

See it before the demolition crew arrives.
Dacre Arms

Dacre Arms

Missile Sites Proposed For Blackheath And Shooters Hill

Missile Sites Proposed For Blackheath And Shooters Hill

Potential Olympic defence sites revealed.
New Libraries For Dalston, Deptford And Canada Water

New Libraries For Dalston, Deptford And Canada Water

Long hours, large spaces, cafes and lots of books.
Pop Up Screens Announces Summer Film Programme

Pop Up Screens Announces Summer Film Programme

30 shows in a packed programme, particularly favouring west London.
New Jamaican Bar, Cafe and Creative Space To Open In Deptford

New Jamaican Bar, Cafe and Creative Space To Open In Deptford

Expect staples and slightly more obscure offerings.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: Luciano's London, SE12

Dining Beyond Zone 1: Luciano's London, SE12

A fantastic new Italian in Lee.
History, Family Fun And Even Fitness At Hither Green Festival

History, Family Fun And Even Fitness At Hither Green Festival

Hither Green Festival animates SE13.
Explore The Plantastic World Of Flora At Horniman Museum

Explore The Plantastic World Of Flora At Horniman Museum

New family exhibition opens this weekend.
Forest Hill Pools Redevelopment Plan Approved

Forest Hill Pools Redevelopment Plan Approved

See Top Street Artists In Action This Weekend

See Top Street Artists In Action This Weekend

Festival set for debut.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The day's news: including another cyclist killed, possible fire station closures and the unused cable car.
Help Clean Up South East London's Rivers

Help Clean Up South East London's Rivers

3 Rivers clean-up.
Free Books And Events At World Book Night

Free Books And Events At World Book Night

Party with the lit set on 23 April.
What To Do With Five Closed Lewisham Libraries?

What To Do With Five Closed Lewisham Libraries?

Lewisham Council have come up with some ideas for what to do with five libraries which look certain to close on 28th May.
Catford Constitutional Club

Catford Constitutional Club

Pop Up Screens Outdoor Cinema Season

Pop Up Screens Outdoor Cinema Season

Hopefully no longer rain affected.
Catford Cat Bin Drama Hits Mumsnet

Catford Cat Bin Drama Hits Mumsnet

Celia Hammond Animal Trust plucks kittens from wheelie bin and needs homes for up to 70 others.
See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

Chance to hear from the artists this week.
Free Film Festivals In Herne Hill And New Cross & Deptford

Free Film Festivals In Herne Hill And New Cross & Deptford

See cult and classic cinema in unusual venues across south east London. For free.
Over 48,000 London Households Are Homeless And Living In Temporary Accommodation

Over 48,000 London Households Are Homeless And Living In Temporary Accommodation

Homelessness still rising here in the capital.
Historical Paintings Of Our Iconic River In Whistler And The Thames

Historical Paintings Of Our Iconic River In Whistler And The Thames

The river, 100 years ago.
A Trio Of South London Festivals

A Trio Of South London Festivals

Crystal Palace Overground Festival, Sydenham Arts Festival and Streatham Festival, all in June/July.
Deptford Housing Go-Ahead To Be Decided By Mayor

Deptford Housing Go-Ahead To Be Decided By Mayor

£1 billion Convoy's Wharf scheme called in.
Waltz Beneath The Chandeliers At London’s Rivoli Ballroom

Waltz Beneath The Chandeliers At London’s Rivoli Ballroom

Strictly Ballroom comes to life at this National Trust London Late.
The Lost Valley Of London: Dinosaurs Of The Crystal Palace

The Lost Valley Of London: Dinosaurs Of The Crystal Palace

Intrepid explorer makes exceptional videos.
Brockley Wins Street Art Festival Vote

Brockley Wins Street Art Festival Vote

The votes have been counted.
Rebuild The Lenox At Convoys Wharf, Deptford

Rebuild The Lenox At Convoys Wharf, Deptford

Local enthusiasts seek to rebuild a 17th Century warship as a centrepiece for Deptford.
Thousands March In Rain To Support Lewisham Hospital

Thousands March In Rain To Support Lewisham Hospital

Protesters object to plans to close Lewisham's A&E department.
Video: Scream For The Lewisham Dream!

Video: Scream For The Lewisham Dream!

Daft but catchy song for the borough.
Talk To Me, New Cross

Talk To Me, New Cross

Get to know your neighbours.
Moustaches And The Macabre At Horniman Museum Late

Moustaches And The Macabre At Horniman Museum Late

We hear the walrus looks rather dashing with a 'tache.
Street Art Festival Scoops Grant

Street Art Festival Scoops Grant

Cash will be used for paint and equipment.
SE London Celebrates: Dulwich And Hither Green Festivals

SE London Celebrates: Dulwich And Hither Green Festivals

Two weeks of community fun and frolics.
Could You Build Your Own Home?

Could You Build Your Own Home?

New exhibition celebrates self-build pioneer architect Walter Segal.
Knitting, Astronomy And Graffiti Come Together At Festival

Knitting, Astronomy And Graffiti Come Together At Festival

Non-painting parts of street art event.
Campaign Launches To Bring Back Bob Marley Mural

Campaign Launches To Bring Back Bob Marley Mural

Painting was knocked down for housing.
Help Mums In Need: Vote for APP In The National Lottery Awards

Help Mums In Need: Vote for APP In The National Lottery Awards

Raise awareness of postpartum psychosis.
What's It Like Organising A Street Art Festival?

What's It Like Organising A Street Art Festival?

Not easy.
Lewisham Hospital A&E And Maternity To Be Downgraded

Lewisham Hospital A&E And Maternity To Be Downgraded

Whittington and Romford hospitals also cutting back.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Exploding pavements and a tube travelling torch.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: Ravensbourne Arms

Dining Beyond Zone 1: Ravensbourne Arms

Hearty meals with good ingredients in this Lewisham pub.
London Short Fiction: Natural Disasters

London Short Fiction: Natural Disasters

A man obsessed with the dates of natural disasters.
Horniman Walrus Goes On Tour

Horniman Walrus Goes On Tour

Walrus koo koo ka chooses Margate for magical mystery tour.
Event Preview: Lewisham People's Day

Event Preview: Lewisham People's Day

The borough's annual free shindig is this Saturday.
Council Cuts: Croydon And Lewisham Work Out Their Budgets

Council Cuts: Croydon And Lewisham Work Out Their Budgets

Croydon is cutting money from youth services but might save their libraries; Lewisham is so scared of protest they moved their council meetings to mornings.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Other news: protest, aliens, the DLR and a health centre with an unwanted visitor.
Arts Festival Unravels The Stories Of Deptford

Arts Festival Unravels The Stories Of Deptford

Including the demise of Kit Marlowe.
Horniman Gardens Reopen: Photos Past & Present

Horniman Gardens Reopen: Photos Past & Present

16 acres of Lewisham green space is ready for you.
Final Report Recommends Downgrading Lewisham's A&E

Final Report Recommends Downgrading Lewisham's A&E

Strong public opposition makes no difference to proposals.
Landscapes Collide And Disintegrate: Jane Ward @ Bearspace

Landscapes Collide And Disintegrate: Jane Ward @ Bearspace

Surreal landscape collages where the laws of physics are in flux
CryptoFestival: Solve Your Internet Paranoias

CryptoFestival: Solve Your Internet Paranoias

London event looks at how to be secure online.
Londonist Presents London Reads @ Deptford Lounge

Londonist Presents London Reads @ Deptford Lounge

Christopher Fowler, Craig Taylor and Tom Jones talk London.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

News from around town this weekend.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

What's been happening this Remembrance weekend.
Protesters Prevent Lewisham Homes Sell Off

Protesters Prevent Lewisham Homes Sell Off

People Before Profit occupy houses planned for auction.
Seriously Staked: A Vampire Symposium In New Cross

Seriously Staked: A Vampire Symposium In New Cross

Debate the enduring myth.
Video: Horniman Walrus Goes On A Summer Holiday

Video: Horniman Walrus Goes On A Summer Holiday

The toothy icon is lifted from his plinth and shipped to the coast.
Theatre Review: Waiting For Godot @ The Albany

Theatre Review: Waiting For Godot @ The Albany

Britain's first all black cast take on Beckett in all his bonkers-ness.
Hither Green Cinema Campaign Targets Ladywell Pool

Hither Green Cinema Campaign Targets Ladywell Pool

Having failed to restore Hither Green's Park Cinema, campaigners reckon Ladywell Pool would make a great arts centre when it closes in 2013.
How Would You Cope Without Your Phone Or Social Media?

How Would You Cope Without Your Phone Or Social Media?

Because a super solar storm is heading to Deptford...
Preview: Black History Month

Preview: Black History Month

Films, music, writers, food, craft and exhibitions all through October.
World War I Plaque Thief Jailed

World War I Plaque Thief Jailed

Minor victory in the war on metal thieves.
Cameron, Boris And Osborne Burn In Bonfires Of Austerity

Cameron, Boris And Osborne Burn In Bonfires Of Austerity

Protestors torch political effigies.
Preview: Beyond Circus @ The Albany, Deptford

Preview: Beyond Circus @ The Albany, Deptford

Contemporary circus arts and a chance for kids to go flying.
London Short Fiction: The Writer And The Dancer

London Short Fiction: The Writer And The Dancer

Two strangers collide in words and dance.
Hammersmith And Fulham Says Charing Cross Hospital Is Saved

Hammersmith And Fulham Says Charing Cross Hospital Is Saved

A&E settlement is almost identical to Lewisham and campaigners aren't happy.
Preview: The First Lewisham Literary Festival

Preview: The First Lewisham Literary Festival

Fun literary, spoken word and booky events for SE13
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Here's what's been happening while you've been staring out at the sunshine.
Nature-ist: Brockley Cemetery

Nature-ist: Brockley Cemetery

A romantic, overgrown, meadowy and wistful burial ground.
Tapescape Catford: Deluge

Tapescape Catford: Deluge

VHS amnesty, moving art installation and talks on recycling.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

The weekend's other stories, featuring an age-old tradition in Barnet and a new fangled bus time-table.
Lewisham And Camden Police Turn To Flickr

Lewisham And Camden Police Turn To Flickr

Photos of recovered stolen goods go online in an attempt to find the owners.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Appeal For Cash To Save Blackheath Fireworks

Appeal For Cash To Save Blackheath Fireworks

£10m For Thirty Projects In Outer London Boroughs

£10m For Thirty Projects In Outer London Boroughs

Cash awarded to help regenerate town centres and high streets.
High Court Overturns Decision To Downgrade Lewisham Hospital

High Court Overturns Decision To Downgrade Lewisham Hospital

Judge rules Jeremy Hunt acted outside his powers.
Lord Northbrook

Lord Northbrook

Council Cuts: Six More Councils Vote In Budgets

Council Cuts: Six More Councils Vote In Budgets

Barnet, Ealing, Hounslow, Kingston, Lewisham and Richmond sign on the dotted line.
Exhibition Preview: Jam Tomorrow

Exhibition Preview: Jam Tomorrow

Exhibition looking at the changes to Modernism opens in Deptford.
Last Chance To Vote In Best Of Boroughs Film Awards

Last Chance To Vote In Best Of Boroughs Film Awards

Entries from twelve London boroughs are duking it out for a £2,000 prize.
Station Hotel

Station Hotel

Goodbye, London's Oldest Pool

Goodbye, London's Oldest Pool

Fortean London Election Extra: The Clairvoyant Candidate

Fortean London Election Extra: The Clairvoyant Candidate

If You Wrong Us, Shall We Not Revenge?

If You Wrong Us, Shall We Not Revenge?

Short and powerful Merchant of Venice in Brockley.
Spoken Word Preview: Story Map @ The Albany

Spoken Word Preview: Story Map @ The Albany

Map the world with stories at this free day-long project.
Listen Up! Music Interview: Bobbie Gordon

Listen Up! Music Interview: Bobbie Gordon

From making mellifluous noise with the Noisettes to singing solo... London singer-songwriter Bobbie Gordon talks to Londonist.
The Mystery Of Irma Vep Is A Campy Homage To Horror

The Mystery Of Irma Vep Is A Campy Homage To Horror

A feast of ham at the Brockley Jack Theatre.
Heavens Above: The Angels Are Coming To Sydenham Arts Festival

Heavens Above: The Angels Are Coming To Sydenham Arts Festival

Sixty life-sized angels descend on a church as part of the Sydenham Arts Festival.
Ealing Council Launches Legal Challenge To A&E Closures

Ealing Council Launches Legal Challenge To A&E Closures

A&Es at Ealing, Central Middlesex, Charing Cross and Hammersmith slated for downgrade.
Theatre Review: Bed @ Brockley Jack

Theatre Review: Bed @ Brockley Jack

There were seven in the bed and the disembodied head shouted "WHY CAN'T I SLEEP?".
Alan Bennett Joins Brent Libraries Fundraiser

Alan Bennett Joins Brent Libraries Fundraiser

Campaigners are raising funds for a legal challenge to Brent's decision to close six libraries, while Lewisham has turned three over to private hands.
Hagit Yakira: Playfully Dark Physical Theatre

Hagit Yakira: Playfully Dark Physical Theatre

Now touring the UK.
Still Waiting For Answers Over North West London Hospitals

Still Waiting For Answers Over North West London Hospitals

Ealing and Charing Cross to get "different" A&Es.
Rooftop Protest At Lewisham School

Rooftop Protest At Lewisham School

They Folk You Up, Your Mum And Dad

They Folk You Up, Your Mum And Dad

Rove explores family history, interpreted through music.
Lewisham is Seeing Spots

Lewisham is Seeing Spots

Irving Berlin To Oasis: It's A One Man Band Dance Party

Irving Berlin To Oasis: It's A One Man Band Dance Party

Hear, and dance to, accordian master Igor Outkine.
In Pictures: Paralympic Torch Relay

In Pictures: Paralympic Torch Relay

Photos of yesterday's damp relay.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

Music Preview: A Clockwork Cabaret

Music Preview: A Clockwork Cabaret

The Sun Backs Sports Legacy Campaign: What's In It For London?

The Sun Backs Sports Legacy Campaign: What's In It For London?

The Sun has put its weight behind a major new sports participation campaign.
Roy Porter Plaque Unveiled

Roy Porter Plaque Unveiled

Shotgun Crime On The Rise

Shotgun Crime On The Rise

Modernist Hostel Offers Hope For Homeless

Modernist Hostel Offers Hope For Homeless

Peace Comes to Lewisham

Peace Comes to Lewisham

The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Extra Extra

Extra Extra

Lewisham Flooded With Snake Oil

Lewisham Flooded With Snake Oil

A Lament For Catford

A Lament For Catford

Bloody gentrification on the way.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 2 March 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 2 March 2013

Knitting, crafting, and comic books from Deptford, with N Quentin Woolf
Election Chaos: Report To Be Published

Election Chaos: Report To Be Published

PFI Deals Get Credit Crunched

PFI Deals Get Credit Crunched

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Do They Wheelie Expect Us To Share?

Do They Wheelie Expect Us To Share?

Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

London's Got A New Zoo... And It's Full Of Robot Animals

London's Got A New Zoo... And It's Full Of Robot Animals

Don't feed the animals. They'll short circuit
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In February

10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In February

Time to get planning.